McConnell Sponsors Bipartisan Bill to Help Protect Correctional Officers and Staff at Kentucky Prisons
Legislation builds on McConnell’s work on behalf of Kentucky’s corrections officers
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell cosponsored legislation to help protect correctional officers and staff at Federal Bureau of Prison (BOP) facilities. Kentucky has five federal correctional facilities in Manchester, Pine Knot, Ashland, Inez, and Lexington, that employ almost 2,000 Kentuckians.
Laurel County, Ky. - Sheriff John Root is reporting that Laurel Sheriff’s Detective Josh Scott charged six male juveniles ranging in age from 8 to 15 following an investigation deputies conducted regarding a vandalism complaint very early Monday morning July 21, 2014 at approximately 1:08 A.M.
Laurel County, Ky. - Sheriff John Root is reporting that Laurel Sheriff’s Deputy Kevin Berry investigated a vandalism complaint on Campbell road, approximately 12 miles South of London early Friday morning, July 18, 2014 at approximately 6 AM.
Monday morning, President Obama made a statement on the current situation in Ukraine, in the wake of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 being shot down last week over territory controlled by Russian-backed separatists in Ukraine.
AURORA, Ky. – Kenlake State Resort Park will be hosting its “Neighborhood Night Free Concert” next month.
Defining happiness in terms of one's own personal values can go a long way in helping to create a more fulfilling life and having more harmonious social interactions. - Dr. Mike Davis
What is meditation? It is the practice of mindfulness, or developing a mental state of “present-focused awareness” and not being distracted by negative thoughts and emotions, said Dr. Mike Davis. Mindfulness relaxation uses breathing methods, guided imagery, and other practices to relax the body and mind and help reduce stress.
Laurel County, Ky. - Sheriff John Root is reporting that Laurel Sheriff’s Deputy Larry Parrott, along with Senior Sgt. Greg Poynter arrested an East Bernstadt man on Friday evening, July 18, 2014 at approximately 5:45 PM.
Laurel County, Ky. - Sheriff John Root is reporting that Laurel Sheriff’s Detective Jason Back, along with Detective James Sizemore arrested multiple individuals early Saturday morning, July 19, 2014 following a joint investigation conducted by the Laurel County Sheriff's Office and London City Police regarding the importing and distribution of crystal methamphetamine in this area
FRANKFORT, Ky. — The National Endowment for the Arts is investing $300,000 in four Kentucky arts-based community development projects through its Our Town grant, the federal agency announced last week.
General Fund Shortfall is $91 Million; Road Fund Shortfall is $22 Million Budget plan avoids cuts to education, health care, public safety
FRANKFORT, Ky. – Governor Steve Beshear has signed a budget reduction order for Fiscal Year 2014 to fill a $91 million General Fund budget deficit in accordance with state law.